IBOLT Entering Students 2018-19:
Scholarships & Bursaries 

Please review each section to determine what Scholarships & Bursaries are available.
 
APPLICATION DEADLINES:
The application must be received no later than 3 months from the Orientation to Online Learning course start date, and prior to enrolment of your first study period (4 month period between your start and end date).
 
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH APPLICATION:
 
- Scholarship & Bursary Application Form
- Admission Application
- Final Transcript(s) (included in Admission Application)
- Letter regarding ministerial status, if applying for the Ministry Discount

General Information

  • Students must be enroled in a program and taking a minimum of 7.5 credits within a study period
  • Eligibility begins after the Online Orientation course is complete and the minimum credits are registered for
  • Discounts will be applied for each course taken in the first two study periods  
  • Discount is applied to tuition costs only, fees and textbooks costs are not eligible for discount
Please direct any questions regarding scholarships and bursaries to admissions@vanguardcollege.com

Entrance Scholarship (10%)

The students must have an average of 75% in five Grade 12 subjects, as seen on their Official High School Transcript. The courses included in the average must consist of the following:
  • At least 1 Language Arts course
  • At least 1 Math or Science course
  • At least 1 Social Sciences, Fine Arts, or other Language courses
  • Up to 2 in any area
  • Or an approved grade 12 matriculation substitute
Post-Secondary Transcripts or a SAT may be considered provided that, the student has completed a Grade 12 diploma and at least one full semester (12 credits) of study at the Post-Secondary level. 
 

Ministry Bursary (10%)

  • Student must be currently serving in a Permanent Ministry position (20+ hours per week)
  • Letter from church or ministry must be provided with application

Family Financial Assistance Bursary (10%)

One of the following must be applicable:
  • Student Sibling attending Vanguard College or IBOLT  Full-time*

  • Student Spouse attending Vanguard College or IBOLT Full-time*

  • Student Dependant attending Vanguard College or IBOLT Full-time*
    • Dependents are considered unmarried offspring under the age of 25
  • Parent is an Alumni
    • Student’s parent graduated from Vanguard College, IBOLT or Northwest Bible College with a certificate, diploma or degree

  • Parent is in Ministry 
    • Student’s parent is involved in full-time ministry as a pastor or missionary.
    • Student is an unmarried offspring under age 25
    • A letter stating the parent’s current Full-Time ministerial placement from the appropriate District Office or the Overseas department is required 
* Full-Time student is defined as taking a minimum of 12 credits on-campus or 10.5 credits online

Senior Discount (20%)

  • Student must be 55 years of age or older
  • Must provide proof of age



Please continue to the next page to complete the Scholarships and Bursaries Application.